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IC2118 - The Witch is watching, 


            Oliver Czernetz

IC2118 - The Witch is watching


Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Data: Digitized Sky Survey (POSS-II)
FITS LIBERATOR · Registar · Adobe PhotoShop CS5 Extended · Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.2 DSS 3.3.2

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Basic astrometry details job: 927163

Resolution: 704x1606


IC2118 - The Witch is watching

The Witchhead Nebula, a new project I'm working on;

this image shows the blue channel, cropped.

"Tell me... what do you do with witches?"

"Burn'em! Burn them up!" (burn burn burn)

"But what do you burn apart from witches?"

"More witches!" (Monty Python and the Holy Grail)

23.01.2016, Siding Spring Observatory, NSW, Australia

6x300s B

Tak 106 FSQ ED

CCD: FLI Microline 16803

Additional data comes from the POSS2 Survey, a 4 Frame Mosaic

Image Assembly and Processing: Oliver Czernetz

Data : POSS-II Survey, Oliver Czernetz

Software: Fits Liberator, RegiStar, Photoshop CS5E

Hope you like & enjoy, and as always: Feedback highly appreciated. Thanks for looking!

(The Second Palomar Observatory Sky Survey (POSS-II) was made by the California Institute of Technology with funds from the National Science Foundation, the National Geographic Society, the Sloan Foundation, the Samuel Oschin Foundation, and the Eastman Kodak Corporation.)



IC2118 - The Witch is watching, 


            Oliver Czernetz